Solid Waste Services

The City of Robinson contracts with Waste Management to provide solid waste services to city customers. Each customer receives the following services:

Observed Holidays

  • New Years Day
  • Independence Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

If one of the above holidays falls on a route day, solid waste services will collect the following day and run late for the rest of the week into Saturday. 

Residential Solid Waste Collection

Residential Solid Waste Services
Rates Breakdown
Solid Waste Collected One (1) Time Per Week in One (1) 96 Gal-Polycart, Brush/Bulk (up to 3 cubic yards) picked up at your curb, Recycle collected Every Other Week in One (1) 96 – Gallon Polycart$16.97 per home, per month
"At Your Door Hazardous Waste Collection"$0.96 per home, per month
Franchise and Billing Fee$1.97 per home, per month
Total:$19.90 per home, per month
Additional 96 - Gallon PolyCarts$6.20 per polycart, per home, includes franchise and billing fee 

Solid Waste Documents

Acceptable Recycling Materials

Tin and aluminum cansJunk mail, office and school paper, paperback books, catalogs, magazines and newspapersCardboard, chipboard, box board and brown paper bags

Plastic bottles, jugs, and containers marked #1, #2

Materials NOT Accepted

No food waste and liquids - Compost instead!

No foam products - Find solutions at

No glass - Find solutions at

Commercial Small Collect and Dumpster Services & Rates

Commercial Small Collect

Each small commercial account, not utilizing dumpster service, will transfer to Waste Management as a commercial small collect account utilizing 96-gallon carts issued by Waste Management with a four (4) cart limit per account. Billing and service questions or concerns will be handled by the City of Robinson Utility Department and can be reached at (254) 662-1415 or email Utilities.

Commercial Small Collect Pricing
Each 96-gallon polycart$21.89 per month, includes the franchise and billing fee

There is a 4 cart limit with this service. If your business needs to move to dumpster service you can contact Waste Management to set that up at 1-800-800-5804 or email Waste Management.

Commercial Front Load Dumpster Service

Waste Management handles ALL commercial front load dumpster service accounts. 

Container Size / Type1 X Week2 X Week
3 X Week
4 X Week5 X Week
6 X Week
3 Yard FEL Container$85.84$126.28$183.96$230.50$285.81$370.91
4 Yard FEL Container$95.76$159.83$193.86$247.14$295.06$423.31
6 Yard FEL Container$158.44$264.08$396.69$475.54$555.07$716.00
8 Yard FEL Container$189.05$284.80$409.74$511.82$628.30$850.91

These rates include 5% franchise fee to be remitted to City.

Extra Pick Up:

3YD- $42.76
4YD- $47.87
6YD- $79.20
8YD- $94.53
Lock- $11.74

Waste Management can help you with your container needs.

Commercial Customers Service Department:
If you have questions or issues with residential solid waste services please contact the Utilities Department by email or phone at (254) 662-1415.

Direct Line: 1-800-800-5804 

Email: Email Customer Service

On all emails: Please always give service address and full contact information